Published On : Wed, Aug 11th, 2021

Auto driver attacks youth with blade

Nagpur: An Auto-Rickshaw driver attacked a youth with a handsaw blade in Wathoda area on Monday evening. Jishan Shakeel Khan (19), a resident of Gulmohar Nagar, Kalamna, had gone to meet his fiancee at Gulshan Nagar, Kharbi around 5.45 pm.

An argument broke out between Jishan and auto-rickshaw driver Sajid Khan, a resident of Gulshan Nagar, over some issue. In a fit of rage, Sajid attacked Jishan with a handsaw blade injuring him seriously.

When Jishan raised an alarm, he took out a stick from his autorickshaw and again attacked him. Sajid also damaged tin compound of the house of Jishan’s would be motherin-law. After recording injured Jishan’s statement, Wathoda Police registered an offence under Sections 324, 427 and 504 of the Indian Penal Code against Sajid.

Further investigations are being carried out by PSI Dilip Nagpure